Attempted carjacking at parking lot of adult store in Detroit being investigated

Victim managed to flee attacker

Detroit police are investigating the attempted carjacking. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

DETROIT – Detroit police are investigating an attempted carjacking that happened around 1:50 a.m. Friday.

Police said the incident took place in the parking lot of an adult store at the 9000 block of Hayes Street. 

That is where a woman was attacked by an unknown person. Police described the attacker as a black man, but did not provide any information beyond that. 

Police said he hit the woman in the face, and there was a scuffle between the two. The woman was able to get away and drove herself to the hospital. 

The incident happened at a Green Light location, and footage could be released soon.  

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